Join with Local Farms, Local Food and Local People

Membership is open to farmers and supporters of agriculture who work together to accomplish the
mission of New York Farm Bureau: To Serve And Strengthen Agriculture in New York State


All members apply to join their county Farm Bureau organization. Membership in the county Farm Bureau adds your voice to thousands of New York member families. New York Farm Bureau is a member of the American Farm Bureau Federation with more than 6 million member families.

Farm Bureau has a strong record of positive legislative accomplishments for family farms, resulting in laws that are designed to make it easier to keep farmers on their land, producing local food for their communities and people across the state and world. Farm Bureau works to make the business climate of New York a good one for family farmers, through sound measures that protect land ownership, conservation and family farm businesses.

Student Memberships
Student memberships are available for members who are between 16 and 21 years of age.

4-H and FFA members who are high school juniors or seniors, and collegiate students with an agricultural major are eligible for complimentary student membership.